Employee Relations Specialist - Financial Services - New York City

Job Title: Employee Relations Specialist - Financial Services - New York City
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: New York, New York
Reference: AMC/14552b
Contact Name: Alison Maclurkin
Contact Email:
Job Published: April 16, 2019 00:48

Job Description

Employee Relations Specialist - Financial Services - New York City


A well- regarded multi-national firm is looking to hire an innovative and progressive Employee Relations Specialist to be based in their New York City office.


  • Team based role
  • Leading global institution
  • Strong career prospects based on success


This role sits between the legal and HR function of the organization. As a specialist, you will advise management and collaborate with the core HR team to investigate and resolve issues on employment-related matters such as employee documentation, employment policy, performance management and other HR and employment risks.  


You MUST have a JD degree AND employee relations experience at a law firm or other legal environment. A background in financial services is preferred, but the client is open to candidates coming from different industries as well. Additionally, you will have a proven ability to provide high quality analysis and strong consulting and relationship building skills. 


The ideal candidate has:


  • At least 8-10 years of experience in ER, background in financial services preferred
  • JD degree is required
  • Must have ER experience in a law firm or other legal setting, at least 1 year
  • Knowledge of federal and state employment laws is essential
  • Ability to maintain high level of discretion working with confidential information


For further details please contact Alison Maclurkin on  Job Code AMC/14552b #LI-AM1


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